The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 128 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 12 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 1.35% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 4.36% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £423 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.71% +45.83%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
811 779 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.80% 30.94% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 539 310
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -29 11 £325 - 8
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 30 (54.55%) Web Services
2 26 (47.27%) REST
3 22 (40.00%) XML
3 22 (40.00%) .NET
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (38.18%) C#
5 20 (36.36%) WCF
6 16 (29.09%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (29.09%) Apex Code
7 14 (25.45%) Integration Testing
7 14 (25.45%) Release Management
8 13 (23.64%) SQL
8 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.82%) CRM
10 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (18.18%) MVC
11 10 (18.18%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) jQuery
11 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 9 (16.36%) SoapUI
13 7 (12.73%) Java
13 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
13 7 (12.73%) XSD
14 6 (10.91%) SOA
14 6 (10.91%) WSDL
14 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
14 6 (10.91%) JSON
14 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
14 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SAS
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.82%) Drupal
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) CTI
2 2 (3.64%) LDAP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) OLAP
3 2 (3.64%) MOLAP
3 2 (3.64%) ROLAP
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) SoapUI
2 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.27%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) JMeter
6 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) LoadUI
6 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 2 (3.64%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.82%) Moq
7 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Local Government
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Technical Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Data Analytics Architect
10 1 (1.82%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Web Support Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) Web Services
2 26 (47.27%) REST
3 22 (40.00%) XML
3 22 (40.00%) .NET
4 20 (36.36%) WCF
5 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
6 11 (20.00%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) jQuery
8 7 (12.73%) XSD
9 6 (10.91%) WSDL
9 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.91%) JSON
9 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.09%) XSLT
10 5 (9.09%) CSS
11 4 (7.27%) Ajax
11 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.27%) Spring
12 3 (5.45%) RESTful
13 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Open Source
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.64%) W3C
2 2 (3.64%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.64%) Ontologies
2 2 (3.64%) Chemistry
2 2 (3.64%) Replication
2 2 (3.64%) IVR
2 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Integration Testing
2 14 (25.45%) Release Management
3 12 (21.82%) CRM
4 10 (18.18%) MVC
4 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) SOA
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) UML
7 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.27%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.45%) RAD
8 3 (5.45%) RUP
9 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.64%) ETL
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Web Analytics
9 2 (3.64%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) C#
2 16 (29.09%) Apex Code
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) XPath
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Avaya
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) KANA
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
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